|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Monticello is 5,694. Monticello, Kentucky is the 4,465th largest city in the US.
Monticello is located entirely in Wayne County.
The peak population of Monticello was in 2010, when its population was 6,188. In 2010, Monticello was the 4,077th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 4,465th largest city in the US. Monticello is currently 8.0% smaller than it was in 2010.
Monticello has shrunk 4.8% since the year 2000. Monticello, Kentucky's growth is below average. 79% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Monticello has a population density of 1,054.4 people per square mile.
|4462||Angier, North Carolina||5,703||68.8%|
|4464||Belle Fourche, South Dakota||5,699||18.3%|
|4471||Nashville, North Carolina||5,682||28.1%|
The total voting age population of Monticello, Kentucky, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 4,285. The voting age population is 46.6% male and 53.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 19.6% of the residents of Monticello are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Monticello are 86.2% White, 7.4% Other, 4.4% Black, 1.9% Two or more races and 0.1% American Indian. Additionally, 10.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Monticello, 30.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 36.3%. On a per-household basis, 22.2% of families are below the poverty line in Monticello.
Among those aged 16 and older, 50.1% of Monticello residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 71.5% of Monticello residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 14.6% have a bachelor's degree and 4.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Monticello residents aged 5 and older, 6.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 5.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.6% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Monticello is 11.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Monticello, 11.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Monticello is $31,639.
In Monticello, 48.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 51.6% of housing units in Monticello.
Of all the housing units in Monticello, 6.6% of them were build before 1940.
In Monticello, 11.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 340 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Monticello is $525.
In Monticello, 61.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.